Definitions for go-around

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. overshoot, wave-off, go-around(verb)

    an approach that fails and gives way to another attempt

  2. go around(verb)

    be sufficient

    "There's not enough to go around"

  3. go around, spread, circulate(verb)

    become widely known and passed on

    "the rumor spread"; "the story went around in the office"

  4. outflank, go around(verb)

    go around the flank of (an opposing army)

  5. revolve, go around, rotate(verb)

    turn on or around an axis or a center

    "The Earth revolves around the Sun"; "The lamb roast rotates on a spit over the fire"

  6. bypass, short-circuit, go around, get around(verb)

    avoid something unpleasant or laborious

    "You cannot bypass these rules!"

Wiktionary

  1. go-around(Noun)

    An abort of a final approach where the pilot circles the airport to make another attempt at landing.

  2. go-around(Verb)

    Alternative form of go around

Freebase

  1. Go-around

    A go-around is an aborted landing of an aircraft that is on final approach.

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